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Suspension of classes doesn’t equal to suspension of learning

Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 in Kenya, the teaching and learning at the Confucius Institute at the University of Nairobi proceeded uninterruptedly. However, due to the impact of the Coronavirus epidemic, the Kenyan government announced the suspension of education in training institutions nationwide, and the University of Nairobi closed on March 16.

State Councilor Wang Yong conveys greetings and appreciation to teachers and students of Confucius Institute at the University of Nairobi

From December 15th to 18th, 2019, at the invitation of the Government of the Republic of Kenya, State Councilor Wang Yong led a delegation to pay an official visit to Kenya. Senator Mr. Lusaka of the Republic of Kenya hosted reception on the evening of the 16th.

China Publishing Group Delegation Visits Confucius Institute

On the afternoon of November 18th, local time in Kenya, Mr. Tan Yue, President of China Publishing Group, led a delegation of China Publishing Group for a visit to the Confucius Institute at the University of Nairobi. Members of the delegation included Mr. Chen Qi, President of Modern Education Press, Mr. Liu Zhong, Director of the Department of International Cooperation of China Publishing and Media Holdings Co.Ltd, Mr. Chen Xiaowen, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of The Commercial Press, and Mr. Chang Shaomin, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of SDX Joint Publishing Company, and Ms.

CIUON organized a Photo Exhibition of Nanjing City Wall & Lecture on the Maritime Silk Road

On 4th November afternoon, local time in Kenya, the Confucius Institute at the University of Nairobi played the host to Nanjing Cultural Exchange Delegation that visited the Confucius Institute. The Delegation held the Nanjing City Wall Pictures and Cultural Products Exhibition, the Maritime Silk Road Lecture, and the Nanjing City Tourism Promotion among other series of activities to the faculty and students of the Confucius Institute.